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Free Workshop: When Disaster Strikes, What Can You Expect from FEMA?

posted Jan 4, 2016, 10:25 AM by MPFPD Community Emergency Response Team
Ever wonder how FEMA really works?
We will be providing an overview of the below listed topics.
You will hear first-hand experiences of FEMA responses to past disasters.
Ask your questions now, to better prepare for the future.

When: Monday, January 11, 2016
Time: 6:30 to 8:30pm
Where: Veterans Memorial Building, 1455 Madison Ave., Redwood City, 94062
Who: Karen Keefer (ret.) holding positions with FEMA as Senior Program Officer, National Individual Assistance Cadre Manager and National Training Manager
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Four types of FEMA assistance

Disaster Declaration Process
Local Emergency
State Emergency
Federal Emergency Federal Assistance

Public Assistance
Individual Assistance
Emergency Food & Shelter
Temporary Housing Assistance
Other Personal Assistance
Crisis Counseling
Disaster Unemployment Services
Disaster Legal Services
Tax Assistance

What FEMA does NOT do
Provide immediate local response
Duplicate insurance assistance
Make applicants whole again
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